I think about the meaning of pain. Pain is personal. It really belongs to the one feeling it. Probably the only thing that is your own. I like mine.
Be realistic: Plan for a miracle
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.
Man is not the creature of circumstances, Circumstances are the creatures of men.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Take care of the pieces well. The whole will take care of itself.
If you're happy, don't worry you'll get over it.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than that.
Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.